"... people don't come to Facebook to see advertisements," not even for brands, according to Aaron Lee, who suggests alternatives to increase engagement on social networks. Based on experience, he shares methods to help increase Facebook page engagement. For starters, he writes, ask questions and request answers. People like to share what they know. Follow the old saying -- timing is everything. Update posts in the evening hours or weekends when people are typically on the site. And because pictures are worth a thousand words, snap and share.